What we do

Becoming a Mum or Dad can bring great joy, exciting times and new challenges. However there may be times when being a parent can seem overwhelming. Tresillian is an early parenting service offering you and your family up to date parenting information, links to resources, assistance and support to help you through these times.

Need help from Tresillian?

  1. Our website has up to date, trusted information from Tresillian Nurses, on a range of issues and for different age-groups.
  2. Call our free Tresillian Parent’s Help Line on 1300 272 736 and speak to a qualified Tresillian Nurse.  They can talk you through any concerns you may have about your baby.     
  3. Go on-line to our free Tresillian Live Advice service, hosted by JohnsonsBaby.com.au, for advice from a Tresillian Nurse from 5pm to 11pm.  Print it out afterwards so you can refer back to what the nurse recommended.
  4. Tresillian also offers a range of Centre based support services such as Outreach, Day Stay and Residential. A referral from your health professional is required to access these services.

Commonly asked questions

  • Can I book myself into Tresillian?

    No, a referral is required from a health professional such as your doctor or Child and Family Health Nurse. Tresillian offers a range of services that provide direct clinical care. The type of service best suited to your needs is decided by a Tresillian Nurse in consultation with you, once your referring doctor or health professional has completed the necessary referral information. If you have a concern or question about your baby, call the Tresillian Parent’s Help Line on 1300 2PARENT - 1300 272 736 (7am-11pm) or visit Tresillian Live Advice hosted by JohnsonsBaby.com.au for free online advice from a Tresillian Nurse.

  • How much does it cost?

    Clinical services in the Residential Units are covered by Medicare or the family’s private health fund. Parents pay a small accommodation and meals charge per day. Prior to admission you will be advised of the current rate. Tresillian’s Outreach and Day Stay services are free.